Tsuba with design of peasant carrying firewood and a sprig of cherry

Signed

Nagatsune, with a kao



長常(花押)

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding

Tsuba with design of peasant carrying firewood and a sprig of cherry

Dimensions
Overall: 6.9 x 6.5 x 0.7 cm (2 11/16 x 2 9/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; copper smegane; decorative technique: iroe takazogan
Classification
Arms and armor
Type
Tsuba; elliptical; kozuka-hitsu
Accession Number
37.1142
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